The best news for Kobe is he doesn’t have to give up any of the money in a divorce, since he wooed Vanessa back into the fold. He might be in his last years in the NBA, but before he goes, he is going to cash out.
He made $59.8 million in salary and endorsements in 2012, making him the NBA highest earning.
Lebron came in second at $57.6 million.
Derrick Rose third at $32.4 million.
Here is the rest of the list provided by Pro Basketball Talk.
4. Dwyane Wade
5. Kevin Durant
6. Carmelo Anthony
7. Amar’e Stoudemire
8. Dwight Howard
9. Chris Paul
10. Pau Gasol